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The King of the Cats

A delightful Irish fantasy for children
Eileen O'Faolain, illustrated by Nano Reid
The Talbot Press Ltd, Dublin, 1942
£20.00
Childrens | Hard Cover

Shakespeare: The 'Lost Years'

E A J Honigmann
Manchester University Press, Manchester, 1985
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Complete Diaries of Frances Partridge

Seven volumes covering 1939–1975: A Pacifist's War; Everything to Lose; Hanging On; Other People; Good Company; Life Regained; Ups and Downs, plus Memories (1981)
Frances Partridge
Various, London, 1978
£70.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Kings and Queens of Ancient Egypt

with 18 colour plates by Winifred Brunton, a lovely copy
Winifred Brunton, illustrator, History by Eminent Egyptologists, and foreword by Professor J H Breasted
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1926
£120.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Robert Burns' Poetical Works (Signed copy)

Limited edition facsimile of the Kilmarnock edition, each signed by the printer James McKie
Robert Burns
James McKie / John Wilson, Kilmarnock, 1867
£80.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Limited Editions

Nine NORMAN LEWIS non-fiction first editions

A Dragon Apparent; Golden Earth; The Changing Sky; Jackdaw Cake; The Missionaries; To Run Across the Sea; A Goddess in the Stones; An Empire of the East; and In Sicily
Norman Lewis
Various, London, 1951
£35.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Eight NORMAN LEWIS fiction first editions

Tenth Year of the Ship; Every Man's Brother; Flight from a Dark Equator; The Sicilian Specialist; The German Company; Cuban Passage; Suitable Case for Corruption; The March of the Long Shadows
Norman Lewis
Various, London, 1962
£30.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Marvellous Adventures of Sir John Maundevile (Mandeville)

In a superb, crisp gilt decorative binding
Sir John Mandeville, with preface by John Cameron Grant and edited and illustrated by Arthur Layard
Constable, London, 1895
On Hold
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Edmund Gosse; Some Memories (Signed copy)

Signed by William Bellows
William Bellows
R Cobden-Sanderson, London, 1929
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Dispatches (Signed copy)

Signed by Michael Herr in 1991
Michael Herr
Picador, London, 1980
£80.00
Military & War | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

The Four Winds of Love

All six volumes of Compton Mackenzies' hexalogy
Compton Mackenzie
Rich & Cowan and Chatto & Windus, London, 1937
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ian Fleming Introduces Jamaica

Ian Fleming, edited by Morris Cargill
Andre Deutsch, London, 1965
£20.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach

Sacred & Secular; complete in two volumes
W Gillies Whittaker
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1978
£12.00
Music | Soft Cover

Darling Ma, Letters to her Mother 1932–44 (Signed copy)

With Joyce Grenfell's signature laid in.
Joyce Grenfell, edited and introduced by James Roose-Evans
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1989
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

The Old Ways, A Journey on Foot (Signed copy)

Signed by Robert Macfarlane
Robert Macfarlane
Hamish Hamilton, London, 2012
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Natural History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

Ten PAUL THEROUX first editions

Travel & fiction: Picture Palace; World's End; The Consul's File; The Mosquito Coast; The London Embassy; My Secret History; Collected Short Novels; The Old Patagonian Express; Riding the Iron Rooster; and Millroy the Magician
Paul Theroux
Various, London and New York, 1977
£25.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Two Stories by Ernest Dowson

The Eyes of Pride and Countess Marie of the Angels, published in The Bibelot
Ernest Dowson
Thomas B Mosher, Portland, Maine, 1912
£15.00
Fiction | Soft Cover | First Editions

On Education in the Principles of Art

An 1843 speech by Richard Greswell to the Ashmolean Society
Richard Greswell
The Ashmolean Society, Oxford, 1844
£30.00
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Songs from the Downs and Dunes (Signed copy)

Signed by the author to Edith Nesbit, author of The Railway Children
Habberton Lulham
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1908
Sold
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

The Colditz Story (Signed copy)

Signed by Pat Reid
P R (Pat) Reid
Coronet, London, 1980
£80.00
Military & War | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

A History of Socialism

Signed by Scottish historian Peter Hume Brown
Thomas Kirkup
A & C Black, London, 1906
£15.00
Politics & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Richard Jefferies, His Life and Work

Edward Thomas' study, an early edition
Edward Thomas
Hutchinson, London, 1911
£10.00
Edward Thomas | Hard Cover

The Worst Woman in London

29 short stories by F C Philips, including 'A Man Shouldn't Marry a Murderess'
F C Philips
Downey & Co, London, 1895
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Six ADAM THORPE signed first editions

Ulverton; Pieces of Light; Nineteen Twenty-One; No Telling; Rules of Perspective; and Between Each Breath
Adam Thorpe
Various, London, 1992
£80.00
Collections | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Three ZOE HELLER signed first editions

Everything You Know, Notes on a Scandal, and The Believers
Zoe Heller
Various, London, 1999
£40.00
Collections | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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